Tekmar to work on its fifth Offshore Windfarm project in Belgium

Tekmar Energy (Tekmar), the market leading specialists in cable protection systems (CPS) for Offshore Windfarms has recently been awarded a contract with Prysmian PowerLink to supply 84 of its patented TEKLINK® CPS on the prestigious Rentel Offshore Wind Farm project in Belgium.

This news comes after Prysmian PowerLink awarded Tekmar a similar contract for supply of CPS for the Wikinger Offshore Windfarm project which is currently part way through a successful installation campaign in the German Baltic sea.

Rentel will be the 46th offshore wind farm project Tekmar has supplied, taking the total number of supplied cable protection systems to well over 5,200 units.

The supply for the contract will be executed in it’s state of the art production facility in the North East of England and manufacturing is expected to be completed early in 2017. Installation will commence the summer of 2017 and will be performed by Tideway B.V.

James Ritchie, CEO at Tekmar said, “We are immensely proud that Prysmian has once again chosen Tekmar for this prestigious work, particularly following our 7th generation of product development for our TEKLINK® cable protection system offering quick installation and continued reliable subsea performance.”

With more than 30 years’ experience, Tekmar is the market leader in the design, manufacture and supply of subsea cable, umbilical and flexible protection systems for the renewable energy and oil & gas industry.